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2-Day New Zealand North Island Tour from Aukland Tour Code: 228-2322

From USD$421  
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Auckland, New Zealand
Mandarin Chinese
2 1
Visit Matamata (Green Dragon Inn, Hobbiton Movie Set, Party Tree), Rotorua (Government Gardens, Waiotapu Thermal Wonderland, Whakarewarewa Forest), Waitomo Caves, Hamilton (Hamilton Gardens).
Price (/person)
    Single $469
    Double $421
    3rd Person
    Adult $403
    (Age 2-11)
    (Age under 2yrs)

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Day 1: Auckland - Waitomo - Matamata - Rotorua (L/D) (299 km)

In the morning, we will first take boat to the Waitomo Caves. Then we will go to visit Hobbiton Movie Set. In the early evening, we will have dinner in Rotorua and then you can enjoy Polynesian natural hot springs at your expense.
  • Waitomo Caves, NZD

    Waitomo can be translated as the 'stream which flows into the hole in the ground'. This meaning is reflected through its fantastic geological history and landscape. Combine your experience with Ruakuri Cave, see glowworms up close and descend a spectacular spiral entrance. In Aranui Cave be mesmerised by ornate cave decorations also the underground Black Water Rafting.
  • Matamata, NZD

    Located near the Kaimai Ranges, Matamata is a rural town in New Zealand. Visitors may recognize Matamata's scenic beauty because it serves as the location for Peter Jackson's The Lord of the Rings film franchise.

    Hobbiton Movie Set

    Hobbiton Movie Set
    Hobbiton is the official location of The Lord of the Rings film franchise. Originally a family-run farm west of Hinuera, it is now a permanent tourist fixture dedicated to the characters and storytelling originally conceptualized by author J.R.R. Tokien.

    Party Tree

    The Party Tree is a large, beautiful tree famous for its appearance in The Lord of the Rings film franchise. This enormous tree is located in a scenic meadow at the south end of Hobbiton and is the location of one of Bilbo Baggins famous speeches.

    Green Dragon Inn

    The Green Dragon Inn's circular blue door is instantly recognizable as a featured landmark in The Lord of the Rings film franchise. This quirky, famous pub hosts private tours and offers guests traditional Hobbit foods and beverages inspired by the movies.
  • Rotorua, NZD

    Located in the Bay of Plenty region, Rotorua is New Zealand's 10th largest urban city. Tourists can visit the Government Gardens and the Rotorua Museum of Art and History. Other popular activities include mountain biking, boating, and fishing.

    Polynesian Spa

    Since 1882, there has been a bath house on this site in Rotorua, NZ. Currently, the geothermal spa facility here provides a relaxing treatment that is said to especially help those with arthritis.
Deluxe Hotel: Millennium Hotel or similar 4 stars
Lunch: Included|Dinner: Included

Day 2: Rotorua - Auckland (B/L) (190 km)

Today we will first go to the Government Gardens and walk around the Waiotapu Thermal Wonderland. Then we will move to the Agrodome, a sheep farm. After that, you'll see the Whakarewarewa Forest and visit Hamilton Gardens before back to Auckland.

*The above itinerary is subject to change according to flight time and weather conditions during the tour.

  • Rotorua, NZD

    Located in the Bay of Plenty region, Rotorua is New Zealand's 10th largest urban city. Tourists can visit the Government Gardens and the Rotorua Museum of Art and History. Other popular activities include mountain biking, boating, and fishing.

    Government Gardens

    A public park located near Rotorua Lake, Government Gardens provides visitors with a wide array of activities including swimming, croquet lawns, walking paths and more. Guests also have access to the Rotorua Museum of Art and History and the Polynesia Spa.

    Waiotapu Thermal Wonderland

    Waiotapu Thermal Wonderland
    Described as one of the top 20 most surreal places in the world, the Waiotapu Thermal Wonderland is a colorful and spectacular volcanic area where guests can walk along geothermal features and experience natural phenomena unlike any other.


    10 minutes from Rotorua city center, Agrodome is a 350-acre (142-hectare) sheep farm. You’ll have plenty of opportunities to interact with the gentle creatures at the Agrodome Sheep Show, Farm Tour or both.

    Whakarewarewa Forest

    Whakarewarewa Forest
    Known to locals simply as ‘The Redwoods’, the 55,000ha Whakarewarewa Forest is a playground for mountain bikers, walkers, hikers and horse riders set amongst magnificent stands of towering Californian Redwoords, lush native forest and exotic trees.
  • Hamilton, NZD

    Initially an agricultural service centre, Hamilton now has a growing and diverse economy and is the third fastest growing urban area in New Zealand.

    Hamilton Gardens

    Hamilton Gardens is a public garden park in the south of Hamilton. The 54-hectare park is based on the banks of the Waikato River and includes enclosed gardens, open lawns, a lake, a nursery, a convention centre and a cemetery.
Breakfast: Included|Lunch: Included
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Location Address Departure
Auckland, NZD 90 Federal St, Auckland, (Sky city hotel- Auckland ) 8:00am

Price Includes

  • 1 night hotel accommodation
  • All meals as listed per itinerary
  • Entrance admission for the scenic spots as listed in the itinerary.
  • Air-conditioned coach during the tour.
  • Chinese speaking tour guide.

Price Excludes

  • International airfare and taxes.
  • Gratitude to tour guide (Suggested: min. NZD 6 per person per day).
  • visa fee
  • Travel insurance (Suggested)
  • Laundry, valet, telephone calls, excess baggage, wine and liquor other than that specified.; All other private expenses

Additional Note

  • Please take your own toothpaste, toothbrush and slipper during the trip.
  • This tour requires a minimum of 6 guests to operate


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  • Cancellation penalties per person
  • (Notification day and departure day are not counted)

    • 14-30 days or more prior to departure - NZ$200/person.
    • 7-14 days prior to departure - NZ$300/person.
    • Within 7 days prior to departure - 100% of total purchase amount.
    • Day of departure or no show - 100% per person.
    • Unused features are non-refundable. No shows forfeit entire payment.
    • Trips require a minimum number of participants to avoid cancellation. We reserve the right to cancel a schedule trip to fully refund affected customers although tour companies will make every efforts to maintain the normal operation.
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  • Prices may vary and are subject to availability by season, weekend, and/or holiday.
  • While we will make every effort to maintain a regular operation, we reserve the right to cancel a scheduled trip and issue a full refund to affected customers under special circumstances.

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